This vital skill can open doors to funding, contacts and new opportunities.
Rochelle thinks really far ahead. What will universities be like in 500 years?
Rochelle explains the difference between Google searching and academic browsing – and why the two should not be confused.
Saying no doesn’t have to be a painful task.
Rochelle explores the current state of university courseware and suggests how an ideal system should work.
Your feedback may have different meanings.
An explanation of whether this is the right fit for you.
In the future, will we continue to store our files on a computer, or will we be storing everything on a cloud?
How to submit an article to a peer-reviewed journal.
The public and private sides of social networking.
In this inaugural episode, Rochelle delves in to the world of Twitter. Yes, it can actually be useful to academics.
An interview with Doug Peers, associate vice-president graduate and dean of graduate studies at York University, on why academics should consider the life of an administrator.
The slippery slope of budgeting your research grants.
Students and teachers often misunderstand each other’s intentions.
A Canadian academic decamps for the Persian Gulf, and a very different postsecondary system.
An interview with Jack Duffy, a professor at Dalhousie University, on the benefits of becoming a university administrator.
Volunteer work can contribute to your graduate research and strengthen your CV.
Tips for building your academic profile.
By simply switching on his home computer and picking up the phone, Tom Erickson is already at the office. Could you work this way?
Improve your writing skills and beef up your CV by submitting to a more mainstream media outlet.